GREEN, Lucy Raywood

1867 - 1957

Born at Rounhay, Leeds, Yorkshire on 14 March 1867, daughter of Richard Green (1829-1903), farmer & magistrate, and his first wife Jane née Bower, who married at Barnet in 1861. Richard was baptised at Royston, Yorkshire on 3 February 1829, son of Joseph Green and Jane née Raywood. In 1871, a 4 year old living at Westfield, Chapel Allerton, Leeds with her parents, 42 year old Richard and 33 year old Jane, and siblings Charles 5 and Richard 2, and they kept six servants. Her mother died at Leeds in 1873, aged 36 and in 1876 her father married at Ipswich, Constance Sophia Cobbold and in 1881 they were living at The Whittern, Lyonshall, Herefordshire, when young Lucy was boarding at a girl's school at 10 Sussex Square, Brighton, Sussex. A member of the Ipswich Art Club in 1894 from Lyonshall, but does not seem to have exhibited. In 1901 a 34 year old living at The Whittern, Lyonshall, Herefordshire with her father and 55 year old step-mother Constance, who was born at Ipswich, and her 29 year old sister Frances. In 1939 living at 9 Dunsford Place, Bath, Somerset and she died in the Leominster district of Herefordshire in 1957, aged 89, she was unmarried.